Alpena Youth Sailing Team celebrates 6th annual regatta

Hannah Thayer, Ben Diamond, and Lara King sailed Old Fool to victory in the Alpena Youth Sailing Team’s sixth annual regatta Saturday. The regatta was held on Thunder Bay with four boats participating. Second place went to Jessica Resnick, Parker Wedge and Cayman Nelson on 7-Up. Aaron Diamond, Giselle King and Brynna Smith sailed Iris Too, and David Resnick, Evan Thayer, and Matt Diamond sailed Laura. An awards dinner was held immediately after the regatta at the Alpena Yacht Club. David Resnick was named Most Improved Sailor; coach Mark Upham noted Resnick’s leadership in working with young sailors throughout the season.